BREAKING: Results in for Batley & Spen, and Dewsbury

The results are in...
The results are in...

Labour's Tracy Brabin took the Batley & Spen seat and Conservative's Mark Eastwood took Dewsbury.

Ms Brabin has been re-elected as MP, while Conservative Mark Eastwood gains a seat as Dewsbury's new MP beating Paula Sherriff.

Conservative Mark Eastwood, the new MP for Dewsbury

Conservative Mark Eastwood, the new MP for Dewsbury

Ms Brabin won with 22,594 votes. Conservative Mark Brooks received 19,069, Green candidate Tahir Akram won 692, Brexit Party's Clive Minihan received 1,678 votes, Independent Paul Halloran was given 6,432, while Lib Dem's John Lawson received 2,462.

MP Mr Eastwood gained the Dewsbury constituency after receiving 26,179 votes, beating Ms Sherriff, who received 24,618.

Lib Dem John Rossington won 2,406 votes, Brexit Party's Philip James received 1,874, Green Party candidate Simon Cope won 1,060, while The Official Monster Raving Loony Party candidate, Sir Archibald Earl 'Eaton' Stanton received 252 votes.

Labour MP Tracy Brabin

Labour MP Tracy Brabin